Study Finds Nearly Half Of Patients With MS Report Cannabis Use

More than 40% of patients with multiple sclerosis have used cannabis or cannabinoid products in the last year, according to a study by researchers at the University of Michigan. The study, “Cannabinoid use among Americans with MS: Current trends and gaps in knowledge,” was published recently in Multiple Sclerosis Journal…

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Study Finds Nearly Half Of Patients With MS Report Cannabis Use

More than 40% of patients with multiple sclerosis have used cannabis or cannabinoid products in the last year, according to a study by researchers at the University of Michigan. The study, “Cannabinoid use among Americans with MS: Current trends and gaps in knowledge,” was published recently in Multiple Sclerosis Journal…

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Study Suggests Cannabis May Alleviate Symptoms of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Inhaling cannabis may yield a temporary relief from symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder, according to a new study out this month. The study, conducted by researchers with Washington State University and published in the Journal of Affective Disorders, suggests that medical cannabis could serve as a viable treatment from those affected…

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Study: Long-Term Cannabis Use Not Associated With Cognitive Decline In Senior Patients

If you are an older adult using cannabis to treat chronic pain, you may very well experience no more cognitive deficiencies than someone who doesn’t use it. That is the takeaway from a study conducted by Israeli researchers that was published late last month in Drug & Alcohol Review.  The…

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THC Found To Be Helpful In Mitigating COVID-19 Symptoms Says New Study

There seems to be no end in sight for COVID-19, with cases still popping up in numerous countries around the globe. Where’s the treatment? Let’s look to cannabis, shall we? After all, cannabis is the only medicinal plant in the world that has been successful in treating dozens of diseases,…

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Study Shines Light On Women Who Use Cannabis To Cope With Effects of Menopause

More than a quarter of women say they have used medical marijuana to treat menopause, according to a new study out this month.  Researchers with the San Francisco VA Health Care System released the findings during the 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting of The North American Menopause Society, which began this…

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Government Study Released on Vape-Related Illnesses Shows Why Marijuana Regulation is Working

Remember way back to milder times – 2019 – where a bunch of people started dying suddenly from vaping related illnesses? Oh that’s right, you probably forgot due to all the shitfuckery that’s been going on of late. That’s okay – I did too. But it turns out, that the…

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New Study Shows Rate of Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Patients Treating Symptoms With Cannabis

New research out this month suggests that medical cannabis is extremely prevalent among patients looking to treat symptoms for a serious tissue disorder. The study, which will be published in the American Journal of Medical Genetics, found that more than one-third of patients diagnosed with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) have used…

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New Study Looks at Cannabis Users’ Pain Tolerance

A study by University of British Columbia Okanagan campus shows that regular cannabis use, unlike opiate use, does not make pain sensitivity worse, the way opiates do.  Due to the alarming opiate crisis in the country, coupled with an increased interest in medical cannabis, there has been an uptick in…

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